- June 16, 2015
It's hard to predict which novelties will become mainstays, and which will be has-beens. One current hot technology is hyperconvergence, the subject of Alex Barrett's article in our May issue, "The Hyperconvergence Effect." Is hyperconvergence a ...
- June 05, 2015
HP has delivered an open source project that unifies the user experience for disparate applications.
- May 19, 2015
Just when you thought you had driven the last nail in the coffin of old-school IT, you find out it's back -- albeit with a twist.
Remember operating system-level virtualization? This method of server virtualization is back with a vengeance ...
- May 15, 2015
The mistakes, best practices and tools that Facebook shares from its migration to Chef configuration management apply to your DevOps shop too.
- April 30, 2015
Google's Kubernetes open source project has generated considerable traction in the bourgeoning container orchestration space.
- April 14, 2015
Seven years after its birth, the frenzy around cloud is beginning to subside. IT organizations have embraced public cloud for some workloads, and built private clouds for others.
IT is having productive discussions about which applications to ...
- April 10, 2015
The value of SDDC in the enterprise is becoming better understood, but widespread uptake is rare.
- April 02, 2015
The new Chef Delivery tool gives DevOps teams a workflow engine that moves code through build, test and production deployments and much more.
- March 17, 2015
There are plenty of new approaches to address ever-growing data needs, including scale-out vs. scale-up designs, the shift from hierarchical file systems to object storage, and the Hadoop Distributed File System. Pretty soon there will be absolutely...
- March 06, 2015
Linux containers are nothing new. But with the rise of Docker, Red Hat Atomic Host is being rolled out as an OS focusing on security and the surrounding infrastructure.
- March 02, 2015
A trio of Docker orchestration tools gives users a means to manage at scale and a native alternative to third-party software already filling the void.
- February 24, 2015
Cloud, colocation, convergence and more. See where five IT pros predict these data center technologies are headed in 2015.
- February 17, 2015
When it comes to enterprise software, quality is key. The software development process is lengthy, but vendors have a lot to consider when churning out newer versions.
- February 16, 2015
Expectations set by the public cloud around self-service and speed of deployment are beginning to creep into the enterprise. In the early days of cloud, developers were so wowed -- and the controls around accessing it were so loose -- that many ...
- January 30, 2015
You don't have to be a psychic to forecast the year ahead in data center technologies. See how 2014 panned out for data center pros.